The first table below looks at the demand for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 88 77 84
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 17 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 1.16% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.15% 2.10% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 4
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
790 666 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.52% 55.18% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 545 443 415
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PowerShell
Scotland

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 30 (60.00%) C#
2 27 (54.00%) SQL
2 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (50.00%) HTML
3 25 (50.00%) ITIL
4 23 (46.00%) Information Security
5 22 (44.00%) SharePoint
6 21 (42.00%) Finance
7 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 18 (36.00%) Windows
9 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (28.00%) Citrix
11 13 (26.00%) VMware
11 13 (26.00%) XenApp
11 13 (26.00%) XenDesktop
11 13 (26.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 10 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
12 10 (20.00%) NetScaler
12 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
13 9 (18.00%) XenMobile
13 9 (18.00%) CCAA
13 9 (18.00%) XenServer
13 9 (18.00%) CCA
13 9 (18.00%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (16.00%) HTTPS
14 8 (16.00%) SMTP
14 8 (16.00%) Linux
14 8 (16.00%) FTP

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (44.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (16.00%) CMS
4 3 (6.00%) Lync
5 2 (4.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.00%) Apache
6 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 8 (16.00%) HTTPS
2 8 (16.00%) SMTP
2 8 (16.00%) FTP
2 8 (16.00%) HTTP
3 7 (14.00%) DNS
4 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.00%) VPN
5 2 (4.00%) DHCP
5 2 (4.00%) IPsec
6 1 (2.00%) Firewall
6 1 (2.00%) Internet
6 1 (2.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.00%) SSL
6 1 (2.00%) VoIP
6 1 (2.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.00%) LDAP
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.00%) Fiddler
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Analyst
1 17 (34.00%) DBA
2 14 (28.00%) SQL DBA
3 9 (18.00%) Server Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Support Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Applications Support
5 6 (12.00%) Administrator
6 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (8.00%) IT Support
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Citrix Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Management Consultant
10 1 (2.00%) Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) XML
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) jQuery
4 1 (2.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.00%) Ajax
4 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Open Source
1 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) DTV
3 1 (2.00%) CMDB
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Linux
3 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) UNIX
6 1 (2.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) ITIL
2 23 (46.00%) Information Security
3 8 (16.00%) Fault Management
3 8 (16.00%) Capacity Management
3 8 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 5 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 5 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (8.00%) Scrum
5 4 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (4.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.00%) Service Management
7 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.00%) Web Design
7 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) C#
2 27 (54.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.00%) Perl
3 5 (10.00%) Python
4 4 (8.00%) VBScript
5 3 (6.00%) VB
5 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.00%) Java
6 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) CCAA
1 9 (18.00%) CCA
1 9 (18.00%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (14.00%) MCP
3 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) XenApp
1 13 (26.00%) XenDesktop
2 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (18.00%) XenServer
4 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) Citrix
3 13 (26.00%) VMware
4 4 (8.00%) AppSense
4 4 (8.00%) Fujitsu
5 3 (6.00%) Google
6 2 (4.00%) McAfee
7 1 (2.00%) Symantec
7 1 (2.00%) NetApp
7 1 (2.00%) EMC
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco
7 1 (2.00%) SAP
7 1 (2.00%) Brocade
7 1 (2.00%) Perforce
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday